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People

Total Population 2,696
Male Share of the Population 44.6%
Female Share of the Population 55.4%
Senior Citizens 41.4%
Employed Population 16+ 929
Age of the Population 60

Families

% of people married 64.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 48.6%
Median Earnings25+ $26,941
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $75,441
% Above Poverty Level 95.7%
% Below Poverty Level 4.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 9.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 28.8%
Median Gross Rent $1,013
Median House Value $268,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.4%
US/American 0%
English 17.7%
Irish 10.2%

Laurel Park Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 20 miles S of Asheville, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 93 miles W of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Henderson
Standard Zip Codes 28739
Phone Area Codes 828
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.313
Longitude -82.493

Laurel Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HENDERSONVILLE 1 NE
Distance 2.8 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 47 F
Apr Temp 41 to 67 F
Jul Temp 64 to 84 F
Oct Temp 43 to 68 F
Annual Precip 56.6 inches
Station ASHEVILLE RGNL AP
Distance 8.6 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 46 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 63 to 83 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 47 inches
Station FLETCHER 2 NE
Distance 9.5 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 49 F
Apr Temp 40 to 69 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 69 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Laurel Park, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Hendersonvlle (28739)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

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Location Population Median Family Income
Biltmore Forest 1,459 $170,000
Brevard 7,651 $56,083
Fletcher 7,320 $61,940
Hendersonville 13,350 $50,763
Saluda 596 $47,188
Tryon 1,681 $58,750
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